Category Archives: Rugby

Prairie Wolf Pack go down to high flying RAF

The Prairie Wolf Pack got in two early tries from Grant Cowell (Calgary Rams) and Ruairi O’Farrell (Calgary Canucks) and, despite a responding try by the Royal Air Force (RAF) winger SAC Ryan Crowley and two good penalty kicks from … Continue reading

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Canucks pick up the points in Edmonton against Leprechaun Tigers

Ollie White thought he had the try in the bag but some leprechaun hands had other ideas and held the ball up. Just one moment of action from the Calgary Canucks (Divison 2) game against the Leprechaun Tigers at Ellerslie … Continue reading

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Lewis Carmichael scores on his debut for Scotland against Canada

I don’t believe any survey was conducted at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta for the international rugby game last night but its fair to say-from the singing of Flower of Scotland, the tartan tones in the terraces, and the … Continue reading

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Canucks score high over Druids

A double set of games at Calgary Rugby Union between Calgary Canucks and Strathcona Druids resulted in handsome wins for the home Divison 1 and Division 2 teams. In the first match, the Canucks ran in eight tries, including scores … Continue reading

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Speedy winger, Bryan Habana retiring from rugby

Speedy rugby winger Bryan Habana, who once raced a cheetah to raise awareness about the conservation of the fastest of the wild cats in South Africa has announced his retirement from top-flight rugby. He was the Springboks XV second most … Continue reading

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Writing about Images: 17 pics from ’17

    Sustainability Sports and music dominated my photography in 2017 as I was unable to make a field trip to Peru to continue with my long-term assignment on sustainable development. I did, however, enter a short film called Sugar in … Continue reading

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MRU fall to U of A in the CanWest rugby playoffs

The temperature plunged from double digits to just a few degrees and cold enough to snow as the first round game of the Can West playoffs got underway at Lincoln Park, the home of Mount Royal University rugby. Facing their … Continue reading

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